Over the fall co-op semester of 2020, in my free time I continued research and brainstorming on my capstone project. While the main focus of the project remains the same, the execution of it has shifted a bit.

I want to now focus on “art as therapy” in place of…


I believe I now have a more definite idea for my capstone topic space https://docs.google.com/document/d/1KfEEcTpW757hs1ex2aIOQICG2gmFDYaTAQk1uLbwIg0/edit?usp=sharing. At this point I need to brainstorm ideas for specific projects that focus on this topic.

Here are a few possible ideas, but they will need to be flushed out more. …


After a lot of brainstorming and research, I feel more confident about choosing Art Therapy as a topic space for capstone. Included to the left is a mind-map I developed from brainstorming for specific subjects in Art Therapy. Highlighted in blue are some areas that specifically sparked my interest.

Next…


Final 3 Topic Spaces

After a lot of thought, I believe I will narrow my Topic Spaces down to the following three areas:

1. Art Therapy/art as therapy — this could address the topic of adults and/or children using art therapy to deal with trauma, creating an art as therapy…


This doesn’t feel real.
This was not how things were supposed to happen. …


Hello Online World,

My name is Sophia Tibbs and I am a Communication Design student at the University of Cincinnati. As of May 2020, I am beginning my capstone research for my final semester in 2021. As with any project, the brainstorming and ideating step is always first. …


Growing up I became super obsessed with this cartoon about a chubby yellow teddy bear who wore the same red shirt and ate nothing but honey everyday.

I don’t know why. Maybe it was how he always stood by his friends. Or how he was always able to see the…


Personal Selection:

Scissors are a tool everyone has used at least once in their life if not countless times. Probably the earliest memory we all have of them is of are mom telling us not to use them because they are too sharp. Or even her screaming not run to…

Sophia Tibbs

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